International:
English Country: International Category: Research

Fair warning to presidential candidates participating in upcoming presidential debates: your inappro

Jamaica:
English Country: Jamaica Category: Pro-Debate Editorials

Most of your writers have rightly indicated that the holding of pre-election debates further the democratic process and is a sign of political maturity. A minority have queried the relevance and importance of such debates, and for these, we wish t

Ireland:
English Country: Ireland Category: Candidate Participation Criteria

The Green Party has lost its legal challenge against a decision by RTÉ which resulted in its exclusion from the political parties' leaders' debate which takes place tonight. Read more at

Uganda:
English Country: Uganda Category: Research

According to the African Centre for Media Excellence (ACME) 'Media Coverage of the 2016 elections January 2016 findings', the five received more media coverage in January than they did in December. Read more at

United States:
English Country: United States Category: Research

If you think the Republican primary debates have been boring, aren't relevant and have done little to shape the course of the primary season, you would be dead wrong... Most importantly, voters are not only tuning in, they seem to be making decisi

United States:
English Country: United States Category: Pro-Debate Editorials

If you think the Republican primary debates have been boring, aren't relevant and have done little to shape the course of the primary season, you would be dead wrong. Read more at

Uganda:
English Country: Uganda Category: Pro-Debate Editorials

The debate brings into our living rooms the contest of ideas. More importantly, the live debates unite in one space all our leaders who would ordinarily find it unacceptable to share the same space with sworn political opponents. Read more at

Uganda:
English Country: Uganda Category: Debate Laws and Regulations

It is for this reason that we want to suggest that the presidential debate becomes a gazetted activity on the election calendar and should be part of the Independent Electoral Commission’s roadmap in the future. Read more at

Uganda:
English Country: Uganda Category: Pro-Debate Editorials

The debate is the thing. And President Yoweri Museveni missed it the last time - on Jan. 15. Another one is slated for Feb.10. Should he miss it again? Read more at

International:
English Country: International Category: Candidate Questions